American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Silence of the Lands—Antarctica
Silence of the Lands—Antarctica Jay Smith No other region offers mountaineers more spectacular, unexplored climbing potential than Antarctica, the ...
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Feature Article
1994
Torres del Paine
Torres del Paine* Ramiro Calvo, Club Andino Bariloche, Argentina in PUERTO NATALES WE SET ABOUT GETTING PERMISSIONS. The Chilean officials ...
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Feature Article
1994
Patagonian Orocline Expedition—1967-68
Patagonian Orocline Expedition—1967-68 Kerry Burns, Unaffiliated IN 1967 AND 1968, MIKE RICKARD AND I, had the chance to explore one of ...
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Feature Article
1994
What Can Belong to Patagonia Climbing
What Can Belong to Patagonia Climbing Silvia Metzeltin Buscaini, Club Andino Italiano* PATAGONIAN WINTER SKI-MOUNTAINEERING has its difficulties and its ...
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Feature Article
1994
A Different Way on Dhaulagiri
A Different Way on Dhaulagiri Rick Allen, Alpine Climbing Group THIS IS A PERSONAL VIEW OF CLIMBING with Russian friends ...
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Feature Article
1994
Minimal Impact
Minimal Impact Stephen Porcella AFTER AN EXHAUSTING FULL-DAY APPROACH HIKE, 1500 feet of talus and class-3 wet-rock scrambling, we threw down ...
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Feature Article
1994
El Capitan's Nose Climbed Free
El Capitan’s Nose Climbed Free Lynn Hill By THE TIME THE CROATIAN TEAM had passed us, I noticed shadows ...
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Feature Article
1994
Half Dome Free Climbed
Half Dome Free Climbed Todd Skinner BACK IN THE SUMMER OF 1986, Paul Piana and I sat down with a map ...
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Feature Article
1994
The Last Sandwich—A Beta-Minimum
The Last Sandwich— A Beta-Minimum Thomas Higgins THE OPPOSITE OF A BETA-MAX is a beta-min: a route with scanty information ...
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Feature Article
1994
Roaming the Chuska
Roaming the Chuska Cameron M. Burns Mknees knocked TOGETHER. I gazed up at the tattered and torn rope. It had ...
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Feature Article
1994
Pan American Story—El Gran Trono Blanco
Pan American Story— El Gran Trono Blanco Paul Piana IHAVE ALWAYS ADMIRED LIONEL TERRAY and his choice of climbing objectives. ...
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Feature Article
1994
East Kahiltna Peak's Southeast Face
East Kahiltna Peak’s Southeast Face Terry Kennedy, Dirty Socks Club ON MAY 19, PAT CALLIS AND I established Base Camp ...
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Feature Article
1994
"Thunder Mountain"
“Thunder Mountain” Geoff Hornby, Alpine Climbing Group ONE OF THE BEAUTIES OF CLIMBING in the central Alaska Range is the ...
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Feature Article
1994
Good Neighbor Peak
Good Neighbor Peak William Pilling MOUNT VANCOUVER HAS TWO MAIN SUMMITS, north and south, connected by a relatively horizontal ridge. ...
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Feature Article
1994
Magic Islands of Lofoten
Magic Islands of Lofoten Ed Webster IT TOOK NEARLY FOUR HOURS for the ferry boat to cross the cold sea ...
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Feature Article
1994
Exploring Greenland's Lemon Bjerge
Exploring Greenland’s Lemon Bjerge Christian Bonington THE GROOVE SOARED ABOVE ME, bristling in small overhangs. It faded into an ...
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Feature Article
1994
Aging and Altitude
Aging and Altitude Charles S. Houston, M.D. IF YOU’RE INTO MOUNTAINS AND MOUNTAIN SPORTS, some day you will ...
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Feature Article
1994
Climbs and Expeditions, 1993
The Editorial Board is extremely grateful to the many people who have done so much to make this section possible. ...
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Notes
1994
World's Seven Summits by First European Female
World’s Seven Summits by First European Female. Having recently climbed Aconcagua, Frenchwoman Dr. Christine Janin became the second woman, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary,1993
Denali National Park and Preserve Mountaineering Summary, 1993. The 1993 climbing season was essentially normal compared with the tragic season last year. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, South Face
McKinley, South Face. Mark Leffler and I made the second ascent of the route on the western side of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Southwest Face Traverse and Other Routes
McKinley, Southwest Face Traverse and Other Routes. Not liking snow conditions for a snowboard/ski descent, Dirk Collins and I ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley, Rapid Multiple Ascents
McKinley, Rapid Multiple Ascents. After 11 days of acclimatization, Brad Johnson left the 17,200-foot camp on May 19 and climbed round-trip to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, McKinley Climbed by Boy Scouts
McKinley climbed by Boy Scouts. Boy Scouts from Post 286 of the Western Alaska Scout Council in Anchorage undertook over a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington and McKinley, Ridge of No Return
Huntington and McKinley, Ridge of No Return. Four young Frenchmen, Xavier Cret, Robin Molinatti, Pierre Rizzardo and Paul Robach, climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Huntington, West Face
Huntington, West Face. Michael Kennedy and I achieved what may be the fastest airplane-to-airplane ascent of Huntington. On May 15, we ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Hunter, New Start of Lowe-Kennedy Route
Hunter, New Start of Lowe-Kennedy Route. In late May, Paul Teare and I made a second attempt at a new ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Foraker, Archangel Ridge
Foraker, Archangel Ridge. An eight-man British team sponsored by the Army Mountaineering Association made the second ascent of the Archangel ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Royal Tower; Southeast Face, Little Switzerland
Royal Tower, Southeast Face, Little Switzerland. During a week-long trip to Little Switzerland, Lloyd Miller and I climbed on July 10 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Russell, North Ridge
Russell, North Ridge. On February 17, Dave McGivern, Leo Americus and I flew to 8200 feet on the upper Yenta Glacier. On ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Plumb Spire, North Triple Peak, Trinity Spire and Whiteout Spire, Kichatna Spires
Plumb Spire, North Triple Peak, Trinity Spire and Whiteout Spire, Kichatna Spires. Calvin Hebert and I flew to the Tatina ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Serenity Spire and Other Climbs, Kichatna Mountains
Serenity Spire and Other Climbs, Kichatna Mountains. Jeff Hollenbaugh* and I were in the Kichatna Mountains from June 23 to July 15. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7998, Thompson Ridge, Chugach Mountains
P 7998, Thompson Ridge, Chugach Mountains. On April 8, Gary Green of McCarthy Air Taxi flew Harold Hunt and me to the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Unclimbed Peaks in the Chigmit Mountains
Unclimbed Peaks in the Chigmit Mountains. On July 7, Cliff Hudson’s son from Talkeetna flew Martin Göggelmann and me ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Wrangell/Saint Elias Climbs
Wrangell/Saint Elias Climbs. Continuing with the ski-mountaineering trends on the great peaks (Bona, Churchill, Bear, Blackburn, Logan and Sanford), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, President's Chair and P 10,004, Wrangell Mountains
President’s Chair and P 10,004, Wrangell Mountains. Harold Hunt and I were flown to an unnamed glacier just north of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Blackburn, West Summit
Blackburn, West Summit. In June, 1991, Peter Green and I tried to climb Blackburn via the west ridge, from the second ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Bear, Bona and "Super Cub Peak," St. Elias Mountains
Bear, Bona and “Super Cub Peak,” St. Elias Mountains. After receiving word that our landing site in the eastern Alaska ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias Attempts
St. Elias Attempts. Three expeditions attempted to climb the southwest ridge of St. Elias, but none of them could reach ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, St. Elias and Other Peaks
St. Elias and Other Peaks. Shortly before the Editor received the sad news that in September the prominent Czech climber ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather
Fairweather. Patrick Flanagan, Dan Stevenson and I started from the beach near Sea Otter Creek on May 1. We were heading ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Attempt
Fairweather Attempt. Scots Dean James and Steve Deykin tried in May to climb the Carpé route, but could not complete ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Fairweather Carpé Ridge
Fairweather, Carpé Ridge. On June 11, Mike Daniel and I reached the summit of Fairweather (4669 meters, 15,320 feet) via the Carpé Ridge, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Root
Mount Root. On May 30, Silas Wild, Sam Grubenhoff, Jim Urvina and I made the first ascent of Mount Root (10,570 feet), ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, P 7450 ("Ivers Peak") Ascent and Mount Orville Attempts, Fairweather Ridge
P 7450 (“Ivers Peak”) Ascent and Mount Orville Attempts, Fairweather Range. In 1991, Patrick Simmons and I flew with bush pilot Mike ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Franklin Mountains, 1992
Franklin Mountains, 1992. A late spring which caused havoc in bear behavior hampered my exploration of the sources of the Canning. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Romanzof Mountains, 1992
Romanzof Mountains, 1992. For some decades I have been exploring an east-west route through the Brooks Range along the Continental Divide, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Baird Mountains, 1992
Baird Mountains, 1992. During an archeological survey, I made a number of ascents in the Swatka, Delong and Baird Mountains, including ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Brooks Range, Edicott Mountains
Brooks Range, Endicott Mountains. Working for the Park Service, Walt Rogers and I trekked on snowshoes this spring from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994
North America, United States, Alaska, Phillip Smith Mountains
Phillip Smith Mountains. We made a new route from the upper Ribdon to the headwaters of the Wind River, traversing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1994